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MSI GS60 6QE-002US

Specifications

MSI GS60 6QE-002US
MSI GS60 6QE-002US (GS60 Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M - 3072 MB, Core: 924 MHz, Memory: 5010 MHz, 353.74, Optimus
Memory
32768 MB 
, DDR4-2132 SDRAM, 1066.1 MHz, PC4-17000
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, IPS, LG Philips, Model: LGD040E, Name: 156WF4, P/N: 890N5, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM170 (Skylake PCH-H)
Storage
Samsung SM951 MZHPV128 m.2 PCI-e, 128 GB 
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Soundcard
Intel Skylake PCH-H High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm earphones, 2.5 mm microphone, Card Reader: SD reader
Networking
Qualcomm/Atheros e2400 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Killer Wireless-n/a/ac 1525 Wireless Network Adapter (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 20.05 x 390 x 266 ( = 0.79 x 15.35 x 10.47 in)
Battery
47 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 6-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 1080p30
Additional features
Speakers: Dynaudio Stereo, Keyboard: SteelSeries Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, Product information, Quick Start Guide, Warranty card, Drivers & Utilities disc, User's manual, Dragon Gaming Center, MSI AfterBurner, SteelSeries Engine, System Control Manager, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
2.14 kg ( = 75.49 oz / 4.72 pounds), Power Supply: 498 g ( = 17.57 oz / 1.1 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 81.33% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 95%, features: 75%, display: 86% mobility: 60%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 75%

Reviews for the MSI GS60 6QE-002US

84% Xotic PC MSI GS60 6QE 002US Notebook Review | Notebookcheck
Ghost in a shell. The portable 15.6-inch GS60 gets Skylake, DDR4, NVMe SSD, and USB 3.1 Super Port for its latest refresh. Essentially, pretty much everything but the GTX 970M has been updated. Has gaming performance improved in any way?
70% MSI GS60 Ghost Pro
Source: Computer Shopper English
If performance is a top priority, as it should be on a gaming notebook, the GS60 Ghost Pro should be on your short list of 15.6-inch notebooks. Its latest-gen Core i7-6700HQ processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M graphics handily power through today’s games at top settings. If, furthermore, having a sleek design, stylish accents, a beautiful IPS display, and strong build quality are important, it should rank even higher.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/06/2015
Rating: Total score: 70%
90% MSI GS60 Ghost Pro review
Source: Techradar English
Despite its glaring battery life flaw, the MSI GS60 is one incredibly well put together device. It's still one of the thinnest and most powerful gaming laptops in the world. While there's a higher-end model with a 4K screen, I strongly suggest sticking with the 1080p configuration.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/29/2015
Rating: Total score: 90%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M:

Second fastest high-end graphics card based on the Maxwell GM204 chip from the GeForce GTX 900M series.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  

6700HQ: Skylake-based quad-core processor for notebooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 530 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

2.14 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


MSI: Micro-Star International (MSI), is a Taiwan based computer hardware manufacturer since 1986 best known for desktop computer motherboards. MSI also designs and manufactures graphics cards, barebone PCs, notebook computers, networking products, servers, multimedia, consumer electronics, and storage devices. MSI, as most Taiwanese computer manufacturers, sells products on OEM/ODM basis. It also sells products worldwide based on its own brand name "MSI". The market share of laptops with the MSI brand is rather low.

MSI is not present in the smartphone market. As a laptop manufacturer, MSI has a medium market share and is not among the Top 10 global manufacturers. The ratings of MSI laptops are above average in the tests (as of 2016).


81.33%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

MSI GE62-6QF-004FR
GeForce GTX 970M
MSI GS60-6QE-019CZ
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MSI GS60 6QE-063UK
GeForce GTX 970M
MSI GE62-6QF16H21
GeForce GTX 970M

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Stefan Hinum, 2015-11- 5 (Update: 2015-11- 5)